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Mystery Bridle

I have owned this bridle for a while now and it has me puzzled. It is made of dark brown or black leather lined with soft red leather. It is decorated with ridged plates of gilt brass and gilt brass … Continue reading

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Esterhazy Saddles in Budapest

  I travelled to Budapest on business last week. Imagine my delight at seeing a huge image of a saddle decorated with gold and jewels on a banner on the roof of a building as we drove from the airport … Continue reading

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